Chapter 1607: Reserve Educational Assistance (REAP)

On November 25, 2015, the Department of Veterans Affairs sunset Chapter 1607 the Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP). Unless a Soldier was actively using Chapter 1607 as of fall term 2015, their chapter 1607 GI Bill eligibility no longer exists.

Under the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Education Assistance Act, members of the Reserve who established eligibility to educational assistance under the Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP) before November 25, 2015, and lost it due to the sunset provision may elect to have that service credited towards the Chapter 33 Post-9/11 GI Bill program.